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Stampeding to Calgary
July 6, 2009 – 7:57 am | One Comment
Stampeding to Calgary

It’s time for the Calgary Stampede!

Billing itself as “The Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth,” this year’s Stampede is tak­ing over Calgary until July 12th.

If you’re a new­comer set­tling into Calgary, don’t plan on …

Canada Day: Party like it’s 1879
July 1, 2009 – 4:00 am | Comments Off
Canada Day: Party like it’s 1879

Happy Canada Day!

July 1st is the day that Canadians cel­e­brate the anniver­sary of “Confederation” — the date that the coun­try was first estab­lished on July 1st, 1867. Although Confederation took place in 1867, there …

The best things in Montreal are free
June 29, 2009 – 8:45 am | Comments Off
The best things in Montreal are free

Following up on our recent post about a free Cirque du Soleil show in Quebec City, here’s the lat­est on free events in Montreal:

Soul-​​pop icon Stevie Wonder will per­form a free con­cert in

Cirque du Soleil creates new free street show in Quebec City
June 26, 2009 – 8:50 am | One Comment
Cirque du Soleil creates new free street show in Quebec City

Love Cirque du Soleil but put off by the sky-​​high ticket prices? If you’ll be vis­it­ing or set­tling in Quebec City this sum­mer, you’re in luck.

Canada’s most famous cir­cus com­pany has cre­ated a new …

British expats meet up in Burlington
June 23, 2009 – 8:56 am | Comments Off
British expats meet up in Burlington

Calling all British expats in the Burlington-​​Hamilton area!

The Burlington British Expats Meetup Group is host­ing a get-​​together this weekend.

Head to the Beaver and Bulldog Pub Saturday after­noon, June 27, at 2pm for drinks …